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MV DiveRACE Class E

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A new liveaboard vessel introduced to the Andaman sea in 2015, the MV DiveRACE Class E is an excellent addition to the mid-range boats on offer for the Simians and Burma.

Specifically constructed with divers in mind, this liveaboard is fitted with all the latest technology for safety and comfort. Cabins are either double or twin, but can also be converted into a quad configuration. The deluxe cabins on the main deck even have a small outdoor area, to allow the fresh sea air into your room. All communal areas are clean, bright and modern; there is a large indoor lounge and a beautiful dining area outside. This liveaboard has a room for massages and a dedicated camera room, making it an ideal boat for photography enthusiasts.

Length34.5m
Beam7.5m
Cruising Speed12 knots
Voltage220
Number of cabins12
Number of bathrooms12
Max number of guests20
SundeckYes
SaloonYes
Outdoor Dining AreaYes
Departs fromThap Lamu Pier

The MV DiveRACE Class E has been custom built as a Similan liveaboard. It was completed in 2014 so is in excellent condition as a new vessel for diving from. The boat is a 34.5 metre long steel hulled liveaboard, so is large and perfect for overnight trips. All cabins are en-suite with individual air conditioning units, an added luxury for extra comfort on your trip to the Similans. There are 6 twin or double cabins and 4 quad cabins; cabins on the main deck have private balconies, perfect if you prefer sleeping with a breeze flowing through your room. All cabins have 4 electric sockets, enough for every diver to have have their own. Common areas include an air conditioned saloon, an outdoor eating area and a spacious sun deck. This liveaboard has some special features that make it one of the more impressive mid-range options for diving from, these include a purpose built massage room, laundry services and a purpose built multimedia room. The MV DiveRACE Class E is also equipped with the latest Side Scan Sonar technology, meaning that the boat will be able to explore and discover more under the surface. This liveaboard was customer built for divers, so the spacious dive deck is kitted out accordingly.

DestinationDatesPrices From
Similans, K. Bon, K. Tachai, Richelieu Rock05 MAR 16 – 09 MAR 16 (4D/4N)42,000 – 45,000THB
Similans, K. Bon, K. Tachai, Richelieu Rock10 MAR 16 – 14 MAR 16 (4D/4N)42,000 – 45,000THB
Similans, K. Bon, K. Tachai, Richelieu Rock15 MAR 16 – 19 MAR 16 (4D/4N)42,000 – 45,000THB
Burma - Mergui Archipelago20 MAR 16 – 27 MAR 16 (7D/7N)77,500 - 88,000THB
Similans, K. Bon, K. Tachai, Richelieu Rock28 MAR 16 – 01 APR 16 (4D/4N)42,000 – 45,000THB
Similan Islands and Southern Islands02 APR 16 – 07 APR 16 (5D/5N)46,000 - 50,000THB


DAY 0 DAY 1 DAY 2 DAY 3
16:00 - Transfers to pier 07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast
18:00 - Welcome dinner, Immigration and trip briefing 08:00 - Dive 1 - Koh Tachai 08:00 - Surface Interval 08:00 - Dive 7 - 3 Islets
19:00 - Dinner on board 09:00 - Surface Interval 09:00 - Clear immigration, Thailand 09:00 - Surface Interval
10:30 - Dive 2 - Koh Tachai 10:30 - Clear immigration, Myanmar 10:30 - Dive 8 - 3 Islets
12:00 - Lunch 12:00 - Lunch 12:00 - Lunch
13:00 - Surface Interval 13:00 - Surface Interval 13:00 - Dive 9 - Black Rock
14:00 - Dive 3 - Richelieu Rock 14:00 - Dive 5 - Bo Wei 16:00 - Surface Interval
16:00 - Surface Interval 16:00 - Surface Interval 18:00 - Dive 10 - Black Rock
18:00 - Dive 4 - Richelieu Rock 18:00 - Dive 6 - High Rock 19:00 - Dinner on board
19:00 - Dinner on board 19:00 - Dinner on board
DAY 4 DAY 5 DAY 6 DAY 7
07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast
08:00 - Dive 11 - North Twin Plateau 08:00 - Dive 15 - Western Rocky Pinnacle 08:00 - Dive 19 - Crayfish Cave 08:00 - Dive 21 - Boonsung Wreck
09:00 - Surface Interval 09:00 - Surface Interval 09:00 - Surface Interval 09:00 - Surface Interval
10:30 - Dive 12 - Fan Forest Pinnacles 10:30 - Dive 16 - Western Rocky Pinnacle 10:30 - Dive 20 - Eagles Nest 10:30 - Dive 22 - Boonsung Wreck
12:00 - Lunch 12:00 - Lunch 12:00 - Lunch 12:00 - Lunch
13:00 - Dive 13 - Western Rocky 13:00 - Surface Interval 13:00 - Surface Interval 13:00 - Surface Interval
16:00 - Surface Interval 14:00 - Dive 17 - Western Rocky 14:00 - Clear immigration, Myanmar 14:00 - Arrive at Pier
18:00 - Dive 14 - Western Rocky 15:00 - Surface Interval 15:00 - Clear immigration, Thailand 15:00 - Transfer to resort
19:00 - Dinner on board 17:00 - Dive 18 - Western Rocky 17:00 - Surface Interval
19:00 - Dinner 19:00 - Dinner


Day 0 Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
16:00 - Transfers to pier 07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast 07:00 - Breakfast
18:00 - Welcome drinks and trip briefing 08:00 - Dive 1 - Anitas Reef 08:00 - Dive 5 - Xmas Point 08:00 - Dive 9 - Koh Tachai 08:00 - Dive 13 - Boonsung Wreck
19:00 - Dinner on board 09:00 - Surface Interval 09:00 - Surface Interval 09:00 - Surface Interval 09:00 - Surface Interval
10:30 - Dive 14 - Premchai Wreck
12:00 - Lunch
10:30 - Dive 2 - Elephant Head 10:30 - Dive 6 - North Point 10:30 - Dive 10 - Koh Tachai 13:00 - Arrive at Pier
12:00 - Lunch 12:00 - Lunch 12:00 - Lunch
13:00 - Beach Visit 13:00 - Beach Visit 13:00 - Dive 11 - Richelieu Rock
14:00 - Dive 3 - West Of Eden 14:00 - Dive 7 - Koh Bon 16:00 - Surface Interval
16:00 - Surface Interval 16:00 - Surface Interval 18:00 - Dive 12 - Richelieu Rock
18:00 - Dive 4 - Snapper Alley 18:00 - Dive 8 - Koh Tachai 19:00 - Dinner on board
19:00 - Dinner on board 19:00 - Dinner on board

MV DIVERACE CLASS E LIVEABOARD